Re: Debian based GNU/Solaris: pilot program
* Glenn Maynard (firstname.lastname@example.org) [051104 14:40]:
> On Fri, Nov 04, 2005 at 02:05:43PM +0100, Florian Weimer wrote:
> > * Wouter Verhelst:
> > >> Lets assume you have GPL-ed project dpkg. Any change to foo.c must be
> > >> contributed back to the community.
> > >
> > > No, that's not true.
> > >
> > > Any *distributed* changes to foo.c must be contributed back to the
> > > community.
> > Huh? Why do you think so?
> Because that's what the GPL says, in relatively plain language.
I cannot remember to have read that. Perhaps you can cite the
appropriate section. The only thing the GPL requires is that I do not
further control the distribution of any file I gave someone else (except
as far as controlled by the terms of the GPL). It does not require me or
the other person to share the information with anyone else.